Politics

Jason Riley: False Black Power?

I recently had the chance to talk to Jason Riley about his new book, “False Black Power?”. Jason is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Insti­tute, a columnist for the Wall Street Journal, and a commen­tator for Fox News.

In “False Black Power?”, he takes an honest look at why increased black political power has not paid off in the ways that civil rights leadership has promised. The key to black eco­nomic advancement today, he argues, is overcoming cultural handicaps, not attaining more political power.

Here’s the audio: